Musical prodigy and composer Marc Blitzstein, the featured guest on this 1941 installment from WNYC's American Music Festival, increasingly identifies with radical left-wing political movements in the hardscrabble years leading into the Depression.
The actual date of this episode is 1941-02-21. For technical reasons, it shows up incorrectly above.
This episode is from the WNYC archives. It may contain language which is no longer politically or socially appropriate.
WNYC Concert Orchestra conducted by Macklin Marrow with Marc Blitzstein and members of the company ...